Job vacancy details
Clinical Nurse Specialist
- Care Directorate
- £45,716 to £49,325 per annum (inclusive of HCA)
- Fixed Term - Full Time
- 37.5 hours per week
- Closing date:
- 21 January 2021
Do you want to work for a forward thinking, progressive organisation that is highly regarded around the globe? Do you want to be part of a committed and supportive multi-disciplinary team that delivers empowering and compassionate nursing care? Do you want the opportunity to develop your skills within an organisation that values their staff and offers a comprehensive wellbeing programme? Then this role may be for you.
We’re looking for compassionate nurses to join us and have opportunities across all our clinical teams. Whether you’re a registered nurse with experience in end of life care or a nurse who would like to develop your career in palliative care, we might just have the opportunity for you.
St Christopher’s Hospice was founded in 1967 by Dame Cicely Saunders and formed part of the modern hospice movement. Proudly celebrating over 50 years and with a turnover of over £20 million, we provide invaluable care and support to over 6,000 people across the five London Boroughs of Bromley, Croydon, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark.
Your new role
As a clinical nurse specialist, you will offer the patients and families your skills in symptom control, social, emotional and spiritual care, in addition to providing advice, support and education to the primary health care team and hospital staff where appropriate, as part of an interdisciplinary team.
Please note that this is a 16-month maternity cover.
To succeed in this role
You will be a compassionate nurse with excellent oral and written communication skills, with the ability to work efficiently in a disciplinary team. You will have proven experience in palliative care/oncology with relevant qualifications and experience of working at Band 6/equivalent or above.
Benefits of joining St Christopher’s
- You will gain a stimulating and rewarding career with an opportunity to influence and make a real difference in the community
- Access to excellent training and development opportunities
- Cycle to work scheme
- Season ticket loans
- A number of health and wellbeing schemes
- A competitive contributory pension scheme and life assurance scheme with generous beneficiary plan
- Access to plenty of free local street parking.
For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Fiona Hodson, Consultant Nurse on 020 8768 4269 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Please have a look at our website for further information on all aspects of St Christopher’s at www.stchristophers.org.uk and to apply for this position, please click the ‘Apply Online’ button below.
Closing Date: 21st January 2020 at Midnight
Interview Date: TBC
For any queries, please contact our recruitment line on 0208 768 4680